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2014-02-14 08:25:51

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the country's discussion about the Affordable Care Act continues, one issue that is not under debate is the desire for health care that is caring. Last night, and for the second year in a row, the U.S. Senate unanimously approved Senate Resolution 350 declaring Friday, February 14, 2014 as National Solidarity Day for Compassionate Patient Care. Initiated by The Arnold P. Gold Foundation's Gold Humanism Honor Society...

2013-06-11 23:01:20

“The Horizon Foundation Mobile Medical Unit” Unveiled Newark, NJ (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 With a major grant from The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey Foundation, the Jewish Renaissance Medical Center (JRMC) is bringing its medical and dental care services directly to under-served residents of Newark. The services, along with a full complement of health care professionals, are on board a new, state-of-the-art mobile medical vehicle called The Horizon Foundation Mobile Medical...

2013-05-07 12:35:05

NEWARK, N.J., May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Technology executives met for a tech policy networking breakfast today, where the CompTIA joined with the New Jersey Technology Council, New York Technology Council and Connecticut Technology Council to announce the formation of a new Tri-State chapter of TechVoice. The breakfast featured remarks from Newark Mayor Cory A. Booker and Robert Feldstein from New York Mayor Michael A. Bloomberg's office. Their participation highlighted the...

2013-05-02 08:45:00

NEWARK, N.J., May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WHAT: The IT sector in the tri-state area is a dynamic and driving economic force. The role of entrepreneurship, social media, high-skilled immigration reform, and other policies being discussed in Washington and at state capitols can help to unleash the potential of this sector to support job creation and growth....

2013-02-07 12:27:38

NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As the latest addition to the City of Newark's Let's Move! Newark campaign to combat obesity, Newark and Weight Watchers North America, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE: WTW), today announced a new initiative that will offer discounted Weight Watchers memberships to City of Newark employees. The announcement, made at Newark City Hall by Mayor Cory A. Booker along with David Kirchhoff, Chief Executive...

2013-01-08 12:29:04

OSAKA, Japan, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic President Kazuhiro Tsuga kicked off the 2013 edition of the International CES, one of the world's largest consumer electronics shows, by delivering the opening keynote speech at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, on January 8, 2013 (PST). In setting the tone for the exhibition and the industry this year, Mr. Tsuga highlighted in his speech Panasonic's commitment as an eco-engineering company to offering innovative, eco and smart...

2012-05-24 02:25:47

ATLANTA, May 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the just-released book "The New Black Politician: Cory Booker, Newark and Post-Racial America" (NYU Press, 2012), Emory University political scientist Andra Gillespie uses Newark, N.J., and its mayor, Cory Booker, as a case study to explain the breakdown of racial unity in black politics. "The New Black Politician" presents a challenge to the current understanding of the connection between racial solidarity, voter choice and policy...

2012-02-10 14:29:00

NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Cory A. Booker and Let's Move! Newark today announced an innovative initiative with Nestle and Newark Now to address the obesity problem facing the children of Newark. The new program aims to help tackle Newark's high childhood obesity rate through community education supported by a $100,000 contribution from Nestle. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120210/SF51594-a) (Logo:...

2011-12-13 09:30:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Newark Police Department and SecureWatch 24, a leading security company in New York City with a Network Operations Center located in Moonachie, New Jersey, are partnering in an unprecedented relationship to combat local crime by allowing the police access to SW24 customer video recordings. It is thought to be the first collaboration of its kind in the state of New Jersey. The agreement allows the Newark Police to access local SW24...

2011-10-20 11:22:00

Full-Page Ad in USA Today Urges U.S. Senate to Resist Washington Gun Lobby's Campaign to Impose "National Concealed Gun Reciprocity" on States See the USA Today Advertisement Below National Advocacy Campaign Against Compelled Carry: www.OurLivesOurLaws.org NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A coalition of more than 600 Republican, Democratic and Independent U.S. mayors today called on the Senate to reject efforts by gun lobby allies to quickly introduce and pass a...